The salary statistics of models, demonstrators, and product promoters are shown in Table 1. The average hourly salary of models, demonstrators, and product promoters in the United States is shown in Table 2. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of models, demonstrators, and product promoters within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The models, demonstrators, and product promoters annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for models, demonstrators, and product promoters. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) models, demonstrators, and product promoters is $48,710. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $25,580. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19,200. It is noted that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 153% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of models, demonstrators, and product promoters from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of models, demonstrators, and product promoters in 15 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for models, demonstrators, and product promoters occupations is the educational services sector with an annual salary $36,970. The lowest paying sector is the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector (annual salary $21,850).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Educational Services|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |